IRVINE, Calif., July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the worldwide chief in dental lasers, immediately introduced information revealed within the Journal of Periodontology from a medical trial carried out at The McGuire Institute™. Designed to satisfy the stringent American Affiliation of Periodontology Greatest Proof Consensus (BEC) requirements, this first-of-its-kind study compared BIOLASE’s REPAIR® Perio protocol to the standard Minimally Invasive Surgical Method (MIST) remedy of average to extreme generalized periodontitis.
The research discovered that the REPAIR Perio protocol had shorter process instances than open flap procedures, in addition to much less bruising, swelling, and post-operative bleeding, demonstrating that REPAIR is as efficient as open flap procedures in medical parameters, similar to pocket depth and attachment stage, however with considerably higher patient-reported outcomes.
“With 65 million Individuals affected by periodontitis, the findings from this research are important in figuring out the very best course of remedy for these sufferers,” stated Todd Norbe, president and CEO of BIOLASE. “The research unequivocally confirms that patient-reported outcomes have been considerably higher after laser procedures. Utilizing laser expertise, periodontitis can now be handled – with much less ache and better affected person acceptance – by each periodontists and basic dentists alike. Research proceed to recommend that periodontal well being is important for general well being, as associated to susceptibility to an infection, together with COVID-19 infections.”
BIOLASE believes this landmark research is the primary managed, multi-centered, blinded research on lasers in managing average to extreme periodontitis. 54 sufferers have been enrolled at 5 totally different websites, with six skilled periodontists. It is usually the one laser research in managing periodontitis designed to satisfy the stringent American Affiliation of Periodontology BEC requirements. To view the research outcomes, go to https://aap.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/JPER.20-0028.
The REPAIR Perio protocol makes use of Waterlase® laser expertise to offer protected, minimally invasive, efficient laser remedy for periodontal illness. To be taught extra concerning the Waterlase® expertise used within the research, go to www.biolase.com.
The McGuire Institute is a not-for-profit group with a singular imaginative and prescient for advancing the observe of dentistry by clinically-relevant analysis.
About BIOLASE, Inc.
BIOLASE, Inc. is a medical system firm that could be a international market chief within the manufacturing and advertising and marketing of proprietary dental laser programs that allow dentists and dental specialists to carry out a broad vary of minimally invasive dental procedures, together with beauty, restorative, and surgical functions. BIOLASE’s laser programs are designed to offer clinically superior, patient-friendly outcomes for a lot of sorts of widespread dental procedures in comparison with these achieved with conventional devices. BIOLASE has bought over 41,000 laser programs thus far in over 80 nations around the globe.
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